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Isaiah 3

TNIV 1 See now, the Lord, the LORD Almighty, is about to take from Jerusalem and Judah both supply and support: all supplies of food and all supplies of water, NIV 1 See now, the Lord, the LORD Almighty, is about to take from Jerusalem and Judah both supply and support: all supplies of food and all supplies of water, TNIV 2 the hero and the warrior, the judge and the prophet, the diviner and the elder, NIV 2 the hero and warrior, the judge and prophet, the soothsayer and elder, TNIV 3 the captain of fifty and the person of rank, the counselor, skilled worker and clever enchanter. NIV 3 the captain of fifty and man of rank, the counselor, skilled craftsman and clever enchanter. TNIV 4 I will make mere youths their officials; children will govern them. NIV 4 I will make boys their officials; mere children will govern them. TNIV 5 People will oppress each other-- one against another, neighbor against neighbor. The young will rise up against the old, the nobody against the honored. NIV 5 People will oppress each other-- man against man, neighbor against neighbor. The young will rise up against the old, the base against the honorable. TNIV 6 A man will seize one of his brothers in his father's house, and say, "You have a cloak, you be our leader; take charge of this heap of ruins!" NIV 6 A man will seize one of his brothers at his father's home, and say, "You have a cloak, you be our leader; take charge of this heap of ruins!" TNIV 7 But in that day he will cry out, "I have no remedy. I have no food or clothing in my house; do not make me the leader of the people." NIV 7 But in that day he will cry out, "I have no remedy. I have no food or clothing in my house; do not make me the leader of the people." TNIV 8 Jerusalem staggers, Judah is falling; their words and deeds are against the LORD, defying his glorious presence. NIV 8 Jerusalem staggers, Judah is falling; their words and deeds are against the LORD, defying his glorious presence. TNIV 9 The look on their faces testifies against them; they parade their sin like Sodom; they do not hide it. Woe to them! They have brought disaster upon themselves. NIV 9 The look on their faces testifies against them; they parade their sin like Sodom; they do not hide it. Woe to them! They have brought disaster upon themselves. TNIV 10 Tell the righteous it will be well with them, for they will enjoy the fruit of their deeds. NIV 10 Tell the righteous it will be well with them, for they will enjoy the fruit of their deeds. TNIV 11 Woe to the wicked! Disaster is upon them! They will be paid back for what their hands have done. NIV 11 Woe to the wicked! Disaster is upon them! They will be paid back for what their hands have done. TNIV 12 Youths oppress my people, women rule over them. My people, your guides lead you astray; they turn you from the path. NIV 12 Youths oppress my people, women rule over them. O my people, your guides lead you astray; they turn you from the path. TNIV 13 The LORD takes his place in court; he rises to judge the people. NIV 13 The LORD takes his place in court; he rises to judge the people. TNIV 14 The LORD enters into judgment against the elders and leaders of his people: "It is you who have ruined my vineyard; the plunder from the poor is in your houses. NIV 14 The LORD enters into judgment against the elders and leaders of his people: "It is you who have ruined my vineyard; the plunder from the poor is in your houses. TNIV 15 What do you mean by crushing my people and grinding the faces of the poor?" declares the Lord, the LORD Almighty. NIV 15 What do you mean by crushing my people and grinding the faces of the poor?" declares the Lord, the LORD Almighty. TNIV 16 The LORD says, "The women of Zion are haughty, walking along with outstretched necks, flirting with their eyes, tripping along with mincing steps, with ornaments jingling on their ankles. NIV 16 The LORD says, "The women of Zion are haughty, walking along with outstretched necks, flirting with their eyes, tripping along with mincing steps, with ornaments jingling on their ankles. TNIV 17 Therefore the Lord will bring sores on the heads of the women of Zion; the LORD will make their scalps bald." NIV 17 Therefore the Lord will bring sores on the heads of the women of Zion; the LORD will make their scalps bald." TNIV 18 In that day the Lord will snatch away their finery: the bangles and headbands and crescent necklaces, NIV 18 In that day the Lord will snatch away their finery: the bangles and headbands and crescent necklaces, TNIV 19 the earrings and bracelets and veils, NIV 19 the earrings and bracelets and veils, TNIV 20 the headdresses and ankle chains and sashes, the perfume bottles and charms, NIV 20 the headdresses and ankle chains and sashes, the perfume bottles and charms, TNIV 21 the signet rings and nose rings, NIV 21 the signet rings and nose rings, TNIV 22 the fine robes and the capes and cloaks, the purses NIV 22 the fine robes and the capes and cloaks, the purses TNIV 23 and mirrors, and the linen garments and tiaras and shawls. NIV 23 and mirrors, and the linen garments and tiaras and shawls. TNIV 24 Instead of fragrance there will be a stench; instead of a sash, a rope; instead of well-dressed hair, baldness; instead of fine clothing, sackcloth; instead of beauty, branding. NIV 24 Instead of fragrance there will be a stench; instead of a sash, a rope; instead of well-dressed hair, baldness; instead of fine clothing, sackcloth; instead of beauty, branding. TNIV 25 Your men will fall by the sword, your warriors in battle. NIV 25 Your men will fall by the sword, your warriors in battle. TNIV 26 The gates of Zion will lament and mourn; destitute, she will sit on the ground. NIV 26 The gates of Zion will lament and mourn; destitute, she will sit on the ground.